Giving Online

The University of Minnesota Foundation offers easy, online giving through a secure website.

After indicating whether you wish to make a new gift, a new pledge, or a credit card payment on an existing pledge, "College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences" will appear in the pull-down menu following "I would like to support" line. Then in the box below "Designate to specific program or area" will indicate the Department of Applied Economics as recipient of your gift. You can also choose the specific fund(s) from the list below and enter into "Special Instructions for your gift" box.

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General Purpose Funds

  • Applied Economics Fund

Undergraduate Scholarships

  • Applied Economics Undergraduate Scholarship Fund
  • Willis Peterson Undergraduate Study Fund

Graduate Fellowships

  • CHS Graduate Fellowship
  • Sam C. Hsieh Graduate Fellowship
  • Mary A. and Robert B. Litterman Endowed Fellowship
  • Willis L. and Dorothy L. Peterson Graduate Fellowship
  • Jean Kinsey Graduate Fellowship


  • Waite Library
  • AgEcon Search


  • Center for Farm Financial Management
  • Center for International Food and Agricultural Policy
  • The Food Industry Center
  • International Science and Technology Practice and Policy Center
  • Minnesota Council on Economic Education